Centre for Children's Rights

Director

Prof Laura Lundy
Professor of Education Law and Children's Rights
LL.B, LL.M, PhD,
Barrister at Law
Non-acting until October 2015.  Please direct all queries to the Deputy Director, Lesley Emerson


Deputy Director

Ms Lesley Emerson


Other Members:

Prof David Archard
Dr Bronagh Byrne
Prof Paul Connolly
Prof Jannette Elwood
Dr Lee Jerome
Dr Karen Kerr
Dr Sylvie Langlaude
Prof Ruth Leitch
Dr Katrina Lloyd
Dr Chelsea Marshall
Dr Sarah Miller
Dr Karen Orr
Dr Dirk Schubotz
Dr Ron Smith
Dr Karen Winter


Research Students:

Jen Banks
Rhian Barrance
Josephine Bweyale
Suzanne Coneeley
Lovina Emejulu
Erika Frank
Lucy Royal-Dawson
Harry Shier
Triona Stokes
Michelle Templeton
Jamie Yohanis

News from the Centre for Children's Rights

Centre for Children’s Rights Supporting Global Consultation with Children and Young People

The Centre for Children's Rights is supporting a group of international NGOs to conduct a global consultation with children and young people in advance of upcoming UN...

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Guest Lecture by UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Education

The Centre for Children’s Rights and the Improving Children’s Lives initiative were honoured to jointly host a guest lecture by Dr. Kishore Singh, United...

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Children’s Rights Reading Group welcomes Professor Michael Freeman

To mark the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) the Centre’s Children’s Rights Reading...

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Legal needs’ research presented at Child Care Research Forum conference

Lesley Emerson and Karen Orr were invited to present findings from research conducted for the Department of Justice on the legal needs of children and young people at...

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Centre members present an international conference: ’25 Years CRC’

Prof Laura Lundy and Dr Chelsea Marshall presented at the International Conference '25 Years CRC' at Leiden University 18-19 November. Chelsea's paper, entitled 'Face...

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Publications

Archard, D. (2014) 'Children, autonomy and well-being,' in Colin Macleod and Alexander Bagattini (eds.) The Concept of Child Well-Being Dordrect: Springer

Archard, D. (2014) 'Procreating,' in S. Luper (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Life and Death Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Langlaude, S. (2014) Parental Disputes, Religious Upbringing and Welfare in English Law and the ECHR, Religion and Human Rights: An International Journal 9(1), 1-30.